Hornby Tornado Pullman Train Set.

 914/8248
£149.99
Hornby Tornado Pullman Train Set.

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Of all the charters that 'Tornado' hauls, it can be argued that those trains made up of Pullman cars must be one of the mose desirable and elegant available.

Not only does the set contain 'Tornado' and three Pullman cars, but an oval of track with siding, together with a train controller and wall mounted transformer.

Space required 158cm x 114cm.

  • For ages 5 years and over.

WARNING(S):

  • Not suitable for children under 3 years old.
  • For domestic use only.
  • To be used under the direct supervision of an adult.

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Hornby Tornado Pullman Train Set. 4.7 5 12 12
this product is first class the Tornado Pullman is a good example of modern Hornby the only thing I don't like about it is the back pony truck is not articulated but the set includes 3rd radius curves, it will run on 2nd radius curves but keep the speed down to about 60% and it runs well. The price at Argos is the cheapest I have seen and it was delivered free the day after I bought it on line. I am very satisfied with the set. 29 October 2013
Good all round set A very good price for a this model of the Tornado which has been sold in many different sets, but this Pullman version is one of the best. 22 October 2013
excellant model of all my trains this model seems less forgiving of badly laid track but will help me lay it better. 08 October 2013
Tornado At the sale price this set was too good to miss, the Loco in this set is from the RailRoad range, the detail is very good as are the carriages that go along with it. 08 October 2013
Not quite as expected! When the Hornby Train set arrived (a birthday present for our Grandson) we checked the parts and sadly 2 were faulty. The controls didn't work and part of the main engine had come apart. We returned the set to Argos and they immediately replaced it with another set in perfect condition. Luckily we found the faults before giving the set to our Grandson on his birthday. 08 October 2013
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1 week, 6 days ago
If the answer is yes does this affect the speed of the train? So if two trains were running then the speed would be reduced by half?
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1 week, 2 days ago
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Hi, Adele.

The Hornby Tornado Pullman Train Set is an analogue set, which means if you wish to run two trains on this both will be controlled at the same time - ie if you speed one up the other will speed up as well. You will not be able to control them independently of each other.

Have a good day.
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is this dcc ready

9 months ago
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8 months ago
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Hi Ricky, thank you for your question about the Hornby Tornado Pullman Train Set.

Having looked into this I can confirm that this product is DCC ready. I hope this helps.

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Is this the Orient Express?

9 months ago
I can see a logo on the train but can't quite make it out. Is this the Orient Express?
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9 months ago
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Hi Lynn.

Having looked into this for you, I can advise that the Hornby Tornado Pullman Train Set is not the Orient Express model. This set consists of the 'Tornado' steam locomotive and 3 Pullman carriages.

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Is it a maxi or midi track

11 months ago
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10 months ago
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Hi Moose.

Having looked into this for you, I can advise that the approximate size, in mm, of the Hornby Tornado Pullman Train Set track is: 1550 x 1130mm.

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